Well, there are many features in linux that is worth trying. But, sometimes living without windows is difficult. Whatever the reason maybe, some of us are very much used to windows. So leaving windows all of a sudden could be disastrous. The only solution is dual booting. But for newbies it is a bit confusing about the different values and directories that needs to be input during the installation. So if we are not careful about the installation then there are some chances that we mess up with data. So in this post, you will see how we can dual boot windows xp with Linux Mint. So we can access both windows xp and linux mint from the same computer. We can choose which operating system to start when we logon.
Among all the ubuntu based distributions, linux mint is the most user friendly one, which is known for its usability and ease of installation